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  • Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma on “Gifted”:
    “I love it! Very earthy and ethnic. It would look with a off-white flowing sun dress…” read »

  • Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick on “Turtle Beach”:
    “Glad to know I'm not the only one who fiddles. Great design. Love the soft…” read »

  • Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick on “Gifted”:
    “I like it too. Definitely has an ethnic vibe. Love wood, love all the components,…” read »

  • Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick on “I took a Class”:
    “Wire weaving? You're a "greenie?" I'd say you are well on your way to being…” read »

  • Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick on “Fall Tones”:
    “Fantastic color, excellent design. Love it! :) …” read »

  • Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick on “Here Comes The Sun”:
    “Key boards and computers are not trustworthy..... they are electronic devices with minds of their own. Now…” read »

  • Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick on “Fall?”:
    “Ditto to all of the above comments. This is a great way to welcome fall...just…” read »

  • Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick on “Tiger Eye”:
    “Thanks for all of the compliments everyone. The tiger eye is one of my favorites.…” read »

  • Mahala RockChick
    Mahala RockChick on “Here Comes The Sun”:
    “It's funny because when I type my son's name it always changes it to "sidenote" or…” read »

  • Mahala RockChick
    Mahala RockChick on “Fall Tones”:
    “Thank You ladies!…” read »

  • Harmony on Strings
    Harmony on Strings on “Tiger Eye”:
    “I love copper and you really are the master.…” read »

  • Harmony on Strings
    Harmony on Strings on “Gifted”:
    “Very,very nice.…” read »

  • G Layne AKA Gail
    G Layne AKA Gail on “I took a Class”:
    “Wow! I agree with Donna, this piece looks very complicated but you certainly did fantastic with…” read »

  • G Layne AKA Gail
    G Layne AKA Gail on “Gifted”:
    “Oooooo! Wonderful tribal design!! Love the African clay beads and the wood spacers really set them…” read »

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    S Katoll on “Gifted”:
    “I've never seen such interesting wooden beads, and you've really highlighted them here. The African clay…” read »

  • kye
    kye on “Fall?”:
    “You make the neatest bracelets. Wonderful work!…” read »

  • Granny Nancy
    Granny Nancy on “Fall?”:
    “Very, very pretty. So talented.…” read »

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    R Fulton on “Summer sand dollar”:
    “Thanks so much for all the compliments!!…” read »

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    S Katoll on “I took a Class”:
    “It's a wonderful piece, and the wireweaving is amazing! I'm sure it represents a great…” read »

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    S Katoll on “Fall Tones”:
    “A really pretty piece. Great colors, great components, what can I say? When you're good, you're…” read »

  • Poms Forever aka Donna
    Poms Forever aka Donna on “Here Comes The Sun”:
    “LOL LOVE, LOVE Your pictures, your necklace, and I want Your caterpillar friend for my next…” read »

  • Poms Forever aka Donna
    Poms Forever aka Donna on “Fall Tones”:
    “Mahala, Your pictures are just so perfect. They highlight your necklace perfectly. Plus, your necklace has…” read »

  • Poms Forever aka Donna
    Poms Forever aka Donna on “I took a Class”:
    “This necklace looks very complex for a beginner. But, you did a great job for the…” read »

  • Poms Forever aka Donna
    Poms Forever aka Donna on “Gifted”:
    “Pam is right! The necklace has a great ethnic vibe! The wood beads are highlighted by…” read »

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    S Katoll on “Here Comes The Sun”:
    “Wow, how beautiful! Great selection of stones. The colors are wonderful, and the caterpillar lends such…” read »

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    S Katoll on “Fall?”:
    “I love the flower, and agree with Gail that it looks like a C Koop piece.…” read »

  • kye
    kye on “Tiger Eye”:
    “This is really beautiful. I love the tiger eye and the wonderful copper wirework. That tassle…” read »

  • dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam on “Gifted”:
    “Another oh, woooow piece!! I like the chartreuse (maybe yellow) with the wood. This…” read »

  • dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam on “I took a Class”:
    “Oh woooow! This is so very pretty and looks so complicated for a group of…” read »

  • kye
    kye on “I took a Class”:
    “That musta been some class! Wow! I think your wirework is so exciting and beautiful!! It…” read »

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    Idania F on “Nature's Treasures”:
    “Gorgeous…” read »

  • dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam on “Fall Tones”:
    “Another terrific piece! I did miss seeing your little friend. The bail design is…” read »

  • Mahala RockChick
    Mahala RockChick on “Here Comes The Sun”:
    “Haha, yes, he matches.…” read »

  • dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam on “Here Comes The Sun”:
    “This is absolutely gorgeous, even your little friend blends in nicely with the necklace. Is…” read »

  • Mahala RockChick
    Mahala RockChick on “Here Comes The Sun”:
    “Oh wow, that must have been my phone trying and failing to auto correct! It's citrine.…” read »

  • Mahala RockChick
    Mahala RockChick on “Fall Tones”:
    “Thank you! I am not usually very creative with bails, but a simple loop was just…” read »

  • dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam on “Fall?”:
    “I agree with Gail! I also love the acorn you made! I'd take bushels…” read »

  • Maggies Mom
    Maggies Mom on “Fall Tones”:
    “I like your choice of stones to accompany the pendant, and the bail design.…” read »

  • Maggies Mom
    Maggies Mom on “Here Comes The Sun”:
    “Hmmm ... I can't find anything on corrine.…” read »

  • Maggies Mom
    Maggies Mom on “Here Comes The Sun”:
    “I had to look twice to see your little friend! :D I never heard of Corrine,…” read »

Spring Vine


About this design:

A vine choker necklace. I took a class from a lovely lady named Nancy and she was the first owneer of Blue Frog Beads. This is her design and my work.

Components:

Curved Sterling tube beads, pearls, sterling beads, swarovski crystals and leaf pendants

Additional Images:



Read the comments (or add your own)

  1. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    OH MY GOODNESS GRACIOUS — What a fantastic design and color combo, Dawn! It looks just like tiny flowers and leaves growing on a lovely silver vine!!! Wow — love this a lot! :D

  2. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Daisy Dawn! This is exquisitely beautiful! 8O The colors are amazing! Those silver tubes are the bomb! Fabulous design! I love, love, love it! ;)

  3. Daisy Chick - Dawn
    Daisy Chick - Dawn says:

    Thank-yoy Martha and Ltnn! I have always wanted to make another one of these beauties in different colors such as Fall!

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Beautiful necklae Dawn!

  5. Daisy Chick - Dawn
    Daisy Chick - Dawn says:

    Thank-you Alice!

  6. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    This is really nice, I like these tubes and the colors you used.

  7. Elaine aka Belly Chick
    Elaine aka Belly Chick says:

    WOW!! I love this….straight to my faves!!! Great colors!! :-D

  8. Boston Lady
    Boston Lady says:

    This is just the cutest necklace ever. I really like how it all came together so nicely. Definitely a favorite of mine although I doubt I can ever make it as lovely as you did. Great job!

  9. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Dawn, you’re right — this would be beautiful in so many different color combos, such as Fall! :D

  10. Chicky Bear-Tara
    Chicky Bear-Tara says:

    This is fabulous Dawn! Very beautiful and would be fantastic in different colors for different seasons!

  11. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Delicate and beautiful!

  12. Daisy Chick - Dawn
    Daisy Chick - Dawn says:

    Thank-you Lynn, Elaine, Belly Chick, Boston Lady, Lynn TAra and Bella! I appreiciate your support and lovely comments!

  13. karen blasdel
    karen blasdel says:

    Wow!!! what a gorgeous design!!! So delicate and feminine. I would love to see you make another one with fall colors!!

  14. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    It’s fabulous and is such a cheerful piece of work. Love the design and the colors. :)

    Karen suggested one in fall colors….With copper? A totally flexible design with endless possibilities… silver with blues and snowflakes…. hummmmm?

  15. Green Eyed Lady Chick
    Green Eyed Lady Chick says:

    Dawn this is a beauty I love it!!!! And as the everyone said so many possibilities and Karen’s suggestion is a good one!! This is a Fav!!

  16. Daisy Chick - Dawn
    Daisy Chick - Dawn says:

    Thank-you Karen, that is a goal of mine to make an fall colored one!

  17. Daisy Chick - Dawn
    Daisy Chick - Dawn says:

    That is a great idea LRC, copper would be gorgeous! Oh now I am dreaming and it scares me ( bead jail) and yes a winter one is a real possibility too!

  18. Daisy Chick - Dawn
    Daisy Chick - Dawn says:

    Thank-you Beth! You can do alot with this!

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